West Hurley, NY 12491 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12491: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
West Hurley, NY 12491

Not Acceptable, USPS
W Hurley, NY 12491

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 57
  • Single Family Addresses: 829
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Ulster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.006, Longitude -74.106
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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West Hurley, NY 12491 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,800
Daytime Population: Workers 505
Daytime Population: Residents 926
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,431
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 1,760
Population in Familes 1,377
Population in Group Qrtrs 40
Population Density2 168
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $63,647
Average Household Income $85,194
Per Capita Income $38,241


Total Housing Units 902 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 656 (72.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 137 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 109 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $265,094
Average Home Value $286,776


Total Households 793
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 504
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.15% 0.2%
Households 0.07% 0.1%
Families -0.14% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.26%

West Hurley, NY 12491 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12491 to the other 1,745 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1113 36th
Population Density # 916 48th
Diversity Index # 898 49th
Median Household Income # 625 64th
Per Capita Income # 442 75th

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